The Three Critical Questions about Rapid E-learning You Must Know About

CommLab India

To understand rapid eLearning, you need to know its ‘What’, ‘Why’, and ‘How’. This blog discusses what rapid eLearning is, how it helps businesses, and why you should go for it. eLearning Design Rapid eLearning

4 Unassailable Truths That Make A Robust Case For Rapid eLearning

Dan Keckan

If you’re not sure of how to get your stakeholders’ buy-in for rapid eLearning, here are 4 truths that’ll help you put together a winning business case for rapid eLearning. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.


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Three Time-Saving Rapid E-Learning Tips

Rapid eLearning

If not, check out some of the other free templates that are available in the Elearning Heroes community. To learn more check out the tutorial below. Building rapid elearning courses in PowerPoint requires a few production techniques that are different than when you build presentations in PowerPoint. You’ll be glad to know that last week we launched Screenr Business! For more information, check out the Screenr Business site.

Three Time-Saving Rapid E-Learning Tips

Rapid eLearning

If not, check out some of the other free templates that are available in the Elearning Heroes community. To learn more check out the tutorial below. Building rapid elearning courses in PowerPoint requires a few production techniques that are different than when you build presentations in PowerPoint. You’ll be glad to know that last week we launched Screenr Business! For more information, check out the Screenr Business site.

Rapid e-learning is gaining ground

Clive on Learning

One of the benefits from my regular tussles on the tennis court with Steve Rayson of Kineo is the intelligence we get to share on the elearning marketplace as we attempt to recover our composure at the finish. This time Steve alerted me to some research that Forrester has been doing for Adobe on the development of rapid elearning in the USA. The research took place at the end of last year with 103 ‘online learning decision makers’.

Four Essential Tips for the Rapid E-Learning Pro

Rapid eLearning

PowerPoint’s a great authoring environment for elearning. If you can step away from the “bullet point” mindset and all of the complaints, you’ll see that PowerPoint’s got a lot to offer those who build elearning courses. With a rapid elearning tool, you’re using PowerPoint’s easy authoring environment to create Flash movies. Essentially, you’re creating Flash content without the requirement of learning to program Flash. Tidbits: June’s a busy month for me.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Rise of Rapid e-Learning

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Wednesday, June 27, 2007 The Rise of Rapid e-Learning Mike Alcock, MD of Atlantic Link Ltd has written an article over at The Rise of Rapid e-Learning. Are they producing high-quality e-Learning? E-Learning development houses need to be able to demonstrate a clear value in their services.

Rapid eLearning: A Perfect Fit for Remote Workforce Training


It is difficult to assess the long-term impact of the Corona Virus crisis on businesses. Learning & Development professionals are rethinking their learning strategies to boost employees’ morale and productivity while working from home.

What is Rapid Learning (or Rapid eLearning Development)?


Rapid development is changing the landscape of eLearning. With L&D costs under the microscope like never before, it’s essential that you include rapid development in your training environment. Rapid development is the best way to get time-critical training out to your people, without question. But the difference with a rapid development approach is reported as a 40% reduction. Rapid eLearning courses usually look like this…. eLearning

Do You Know the Answers to These Rapid E-Learning Questions?

Rapid eLearning

Recently I participated in an interview-style webinar for the E-Learning Guild. Today we’ll look at the rapid elearning questions. What is Rapid E-Learning? In fact, I became a fan of the rapid authoring tools because they let me do much of the work myself. They enabled me to prototype and deliver elearning courses much faster than when using our multimedia team. So for them elearning was an all or nothing proposition.

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6 Rapid eLearning Resources To Include In Your Conflict Management Online Training Course

Dan Keckan

Or allow employees’ tempers to cost you loyal customers and repeat business. In this article, I highlight 6 rapid eLearning resources to include in your conflict management online training course. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

In-House SME, Too Busy; External SME, Too Elusive: A Catch-22

Dan Keckan

Subject Matter Experts ensure eLearning courses are technically accurate. This article takes a close look at this issue and offers an effective, quick solution for rapid eLearning. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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Rapid eLearning Solutions for the Remote Workforce

Hurix Digital

After this brief yet excruciating pause, businesses had to figure out alternatives to deliver employee training remotely. This, in turn, led to the rise of eLearning courses. And they are able to achieve that using rapid eLearning solutions!

The BIG Debate: Can Rapid eLearning Ever Be Truly Engaging?

Rob Hubbard

There are now a number of ‘rapidelearning authoring tools that enable ‘anyone’ to author elearning content. In an ideal world these tools allow your subject matter experts (SMEs) to create elearning content in a matter of days. In this nirvana they will put aside their tiresome day-to-day responsibilities and enthusiastically author wonderful, engaging elearning content. Authoring elearning takes time and thought.

Using Rapid eLearning Solutions To Transition To Online Learning

Dan Keckan

As many businesses are forced to close their doors, new opportunities arise online. In this article, I share 8 tips and tricks to use rapid eLearning solutions to switch to virtual training on a tight budget. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

5 Tips to Make a Strong Business Case for Rapid eLearning

CommLab India

How do you convince decision-makers that rapid eLearning works for your training needs? Here are five tips to make the case for rapid eLearning. Learning Technology Rapid eLearning

Top 9 e-Learning Predictions for 2014


2013 was an exciting year for e-Learning professionals with many discussions around learning paradigms and technologies. We started the year with our own forecasts through ‘ Top 11 Disruptive e-Learning Technologies ’, many of which, when we look back, turned out to be accurate. The year saw many interesting developments directly impacting e-learning in areas like: Courseware Authoring Tools. LMSs, LCMSs, and Learning Management Platforms.



ABOUT KEVIN THORN: Kevin Thorn is an award-winning e-learning designer & developer, consultant, and owner of NuggetHead Studioz, LLC. , a boutique custom design and development studio specializing in online learning experiences. This is why so much online learning fails."

The 5 Myths of Rapid E-Learning Revisited

Rapid eLearning

I came into rapid e-learning from the world of Authorware and Flash where building courses took a lot of time and cost a lot more money. As soon as I asked that question, I heard all of the bellyaching from our Flash developers and most of the custom e-learning vendors we hired. They felt threatened and raised all sorts of concerns about the future of the industry and the fate of e-learning. Myth 1: Rapid E-Learning Is Crapid E-Learning!

3 Rapid E-learning Development Tools

CommLab India

For years, Adobe Flash was the uncrowned king of e-learning development software. As of 2014, over 48% of the companies use rapid authoring tools. Today, I will walk you through the features of three widely-used rapid authoring tools which will help you with deciding the right tool depending on your business requirements: Articulate Storyline. Also, there’s Adobe’s eLearning Heroes community where their experts post and share best practices and tips and tricks.

3 Popular Rapid eLearning Authoring Tools – When to Use What

CommLab India

The use of e-learning authoring tools depends on the training need, complexity of the course, delivery platform – online or on mobiles – timelines, budget, and other factors. With a host of e-learning authoring tools available, choosing the apt authoring tool for your business requirement is not an easy task. This blog tries to make this easy for you, by showing how three popular rapid e-learning authoring tools meet 3 training needs.

How Training Helps Achieve Business Goals

Dan Keckan

Some organizations aren't always very clear on exactly how training helps achieve their business goals. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. This guide will make the process easy and intuitive.

eBook Release: Rapid eLearning Design For Quick Rollout

Dan Keckan

This eBook will help you understand the world of Instructional Design in the context of business, and provide you with a versatile arsenal of 5 clever strategies that can reduce your launching times significantly. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Rapid eLearning: Reinventing Training For The 21st Century Learners

Dan Keckan

If organizations wish to see business results fast, they must invest in rapid eLearning solutions. Confining training to obsolete strategies, such as ILT alone or Flash-based courses, would mean that employees will lose out on productivity, which in turn will hurt the organization’s business. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

More Answers to Your Rapid E-Learning Questions

Rapid eLearning

Where can I get free elearning assets? You don’t need print-quality images for elearning courses. Download the free assets from the elearning community. At a recent conference you said we should learn to scrounge for assets. But if you need more, jump into the elearning community and ask what others are doing. Create some treatments to show before and after examples of interactive elearning. I found a bunch of business card images online.

Advantages and Disadvantages of Rapid eLearning


Nothing “rapid” about that, as you can see. In this article, we will provide you with the skinny on rapid eLearning and how it makes an instructional designer a one-man-band. Bersin and Associates in the year 2004 created the term “rapid eLearning”. They demonstrated that rapid eLearning is eLearning development that takes less than three weeks to develop. Rapid eLearning Development Advantages.

Rapid Elearning and MOOCs: Keeping Up with Change

Your Training Edge

Think just about the past year or so: mobile devices now outnumber people, online entertainment is rapidly eclipsing television watching, and you no longer have to leave your house to earn a degree. These changes have an impact on businesses in all sectors, but because of the intense pace, it is not always possible to develop new training courses or schedule employee training days fast enough. Enter the “rapid elearning MOOC.”.

Learning Pool Listed as ‘Top Content Provider for Rapid eLearning’

Learning Pool

Leading eLearning provider, Learning Pool is delighted to announce that it has been listed as one of the Top Content Providers for Rapid eLearning by eLearning Industry. About Learning Pool . Learn & Connect Learning Pool News

How Rapid eLearning Can Boost Your Training

Digitec Interactive

Time and money are two of the most important aspects to any business. Today, organizations are making use of Rapid eLearning to do just that. Rapid eLearning makes use of templates to provide quick turnarounds on this type of content. Corporate eLearning Blog

The 5 minute guide to rapid elearning for busy L&D people

Sponge UK

There’s never been more pressure to transform workplace elearning and deliver business results. This five minute guide to rapid elearning is aimed at helping you get the best quality and value in the quickest possible time. So what is rapid elearning? The aim is to use smart design, processes and technology to create effective elearning content quickly. But shorter content should cut down on the development time, compared to standard elearning.

How to Get Up to Speed (Fast!) on Rapid E-Learning


Everything you know about rapid instructional design or rapid e-learning development is likely wrong. Real rapid instructional design requires a change in mindset. In fact, learning real rapid instructional design is one of the critical skills learning professionals need to learn now. First and foremost, real rapid instructional design requires that you start with the premise that your learning designs will never be completed.

Escape from Compliance Training Jail - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

The Rapid Elearning Blog. The purpose of the course is not to learn, but instead to demonstrate what we already know. Like the healthcare industry, there are many industries that require annual refresher or certification testing that has little to do with learning. Of course, when a person doesn’t pass the certification, it identifies a clear learning opportunity. Here’s what his team did to create a more efficient elearning certification process.

Eric Schuermann – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


Its product suite includes Lectora – the world’s leading e-Learning software used by over 60% of the Global 2000 companies. ABOUT THIS INTERVIEW SERIES: ‘Crystal Balling with Learnnovators’ is a thought-provoking interview series that attempts to gaze into the future of e-learning. It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape. Eric: The future of e-Learning is wide open!

4 Reasons to Crown Rapid eLearning the Champion of Corporate Training [Infographic]

CommLab India

Rapid eLearning has changed the eLearning topography, delivering business results rapidly in the face of tight budgets and deadlines. Here’s an infographic that spells out 4 reasons to crown rapid eLearning the champion of corporate training.

Your Favorite Rapid E-Learning Posts of 2009

Rapid eLearning

It was a busy year. I especially love to learn what people are doing and the challenges they face building elearning courses. Speaking of going to conferences, here are some things I learned this past year: Johnny Cash says “ don’t take your guns to town , leave them at home.” At 7:00 AM there aren’t too many places to find business socks in San Jose. Business socks? 9 Free Tools That Help Me Build Better E-Learning.

Rapid e-Learning Development

Vignettes Learning

Rapid e-Learning Development - for faster, cheaper e-learning solutions 2. Learn and experience first-hand how you can have rapid development of your e-learning programs 1. Rapid e-learning Development Those who have experienced the benefits of e-learning want more online programs developed. Check technical aspects of e-learning solutions such as plug-in versions, bandwith limitations, etc.

Raptivity Presenting on M-Learning at eLearning Africa 2012 in Benin


Raptivity, the award-winning software for creating rapid e-Learning interactivities is speaking at eLearning Africa conference in Benin. Manager – Business Development of Harbinger Knowledge Products will be presenting on the topic “Interactivity Paradigm shifts to Mobile Learning” [.]. Vinod Ganjoo, Sr.

How to make Rapid eLearning work for your organization


The general notion is that eLearning doesn’t any longer need to be a just a professionally authored solution. It’s not like there is no place for them, but in the corporate world, employee-prepared eLearning solutions are quickly taking center-stage. We have some interesting facts that reinforce the notion of eLearning solutions as effective knowledge management tools. . Now, rapid eLearning solutions are even more suitable than formal eLearning development.

How to Create Quick Microlearning Courses using Rapid eLearning [Infographic]

CommLab India

But to match dynamic business needs, you need the powers of rapid eLearning. Let’s see what the combo of microlearning and rapid eLearning fetches us. eLearning Design Microlearning

M-Learning 101: I’ll Take My Rapid E-Learning to Go

Rapid eLearning

The challenge for many people is figuring out what mobile learning is and what they can do to get started. The cool thing is that while you’re still figuring things out, it’s easy enough to stick your toes into the m-learning pool. In today’s post, I’ll share some simple tips to help you get started with mobile learning. You Already Have a Great Mobile Learning Tool. If you want to get started with mobile learning, all you need is PowerPoint.

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